Craig Sebastiano is an award-winning writer and editor with more than a decade of experience in journalism, marketing, and communications. He’s written about a number of financial topics, including investing, real estate, robo-advisors, mortgages, credit cards, pensions, taxes, insurance, RRSPs, and TFSAs. Craig’s work has appeared in MoneySense, Morningstar, Benefits Canada, Advisor’s Edge, Job Postings, and Ryerson University Magazine. He has completed the Canadian Securities Course and is an avid do-it-yourself investor.
Buying a home is likely going to be the largest purchase in your life. And when you sell, the real estate commission is likely going to be the biggest fee you’ll ever pay in your lifetime.
Monetary gifts from family members can assist new homebuyers to purchase a property, but they’ll likely require a mortgage gift letter. Learn why a mortgage gift letter is important and the information it provides to lenders.
The pandemic has impacted Canadians’ financial stress levels. Concerns about money are affecting health and causing sleep issues.
There are a number of factors to consider before re-signing on the dotted line or choosing an early mortgage renewal with a different lender.
The grace period for COVID-19 mortgage and credit card deferrals, property tax payments, and other financial relief measures are coming to an end.